Why Choose Our Destination?
Welcome to the most livable city! Whether in Tulsa for business or pleasure, Tulsa offers a wonderful array of experiences that will create lasting impressions. Tulsa features the world’s largest collection and most comprehensive collection of art of the American West in the Gilcrease Museum with paintings, drawings and sculptures from over 400 world-renowned artists. Our city offers a variety of incredible and interesting art displayed in the Philbrook Museum of Art, a 72-room mansion donated by oil baron and philanthropists Waite and Genevieve Phillips, and tour a modern collection of museums located in the Brady Arts District. Take a tour our fabulous Art Deco architecture, one of the largest concentrations of Art Deco in the U.S. Indulge in the finest cultural experiences during your stay in Tulsa. The newly renovated Cox Business Center, a past Prime Site Award Recipient, offers 310,000 square feet of meeting space and includes Oklahoma’s largest ballroom within walking distance of four full-service hotels. Located across the street from the Cox Business Center is the iconic award-winning BOK Center arena with 18,000-plus-seats and features the hottest names in music, including Garth Brooks, Paul McCartney and Taylor Swift. Combined, the two facilities feature over 550,000 square feet of premium, modern event space. Tulsa also has the best up-and-coming, preeminent music and entertainment scene that offers a sound, venue and vibe to fit any taste. For those who prefer a more historic venue, the rockin’ sounds of Cain’s Ballroom has been a popular nightspot since the 1920’s—especially for Country Western aficionados. You will find a delicious array of jazz at the Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame located in the historic art deco Union Depot. If interested in the finest music festival and beer experiences, join us for The Center of the Universe Festival featuring more than 100 bands playing in the Brady Arts District or The Hop Jam Music and Beer Festival hosted by Tulsa native brothers and pop sensation Hanson. How do we rank? We are proud to say Tulsa ranks No. 1 according to Brookings Institution’s “Metro Monitor: Tracking growth, prosperity, and inclusion in the 100 largest U.S. metropolitan areas, 2009-2014.” ThrillList.com 2015 ranked Guthrie Green, an urban park and entertainment space in the heart of Tulsa's Brady Arts District, No. 5 among the top 14 coolest urban spaces in America. NerdWallet.com rated Tulsa No. 1 among top 10 best U.S. cities for young entrepreneurs. The list continues, so make plans to bring your next meeting to Tulsa. Let us help create lasting memories and impressions. Tulsa has the big-city oohs and aahs – it’s everything else that’s different!
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Distance from airport
- Tulsa International Airport
12.87 km from city center
Tulsa Performing Arts Center
Cox Business Center an SMG Managed Facility
Newly renovated Cox Center Business with 35 meeting rooms, a column-free Exhibit Hall, arena and with the addition of the state's largest ballroom, it can accommodate meeting needs of all sizes.
Tulsa Expo Square
Our mission at the Tulsa Expo Square is to create a significant economic impact benefiting the citizens of Tulsa County by offering to the public year round, multi-use facilities and service options.